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6 Days in Fort Lauderdale: Sun, Sand, and Adventure!

Iehente Foote (Bare Medicine Productions)

Iehente Foote (Bare Medicine Productions)

11 Mar 2024

Join me on an epic 6-day journey to Fort Lauderdale, where we'll soak up the sun, explore breathtaking parks, and embark on thrilling riverboat rides. Get ready for a vacation filled with relaxation, discovery, and unforgettable memories!

Trip to Fort Lauderdale

Day 1Nature's Paradise at West Lake Park and Flamingo Gardens
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$63

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$ 22

Deco Boutique Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

22 - 27 min

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West Lake Park
This lakeside park has a marina with canoe/kayak rentals, a playground, ball courts & picnic areas.
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Free
34 - 41 min

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Flamingo Gardens
Family-friendly botanical garden & wildlife sanctuary with a museum, shows, tram tours & cafe.
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
$63
21 - 26 min

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Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood
Lavish hotel with a rock ’n’ roll theme, offering dining & bars, plus live music, a casino & pools.
No time set
Free
Day 2Pier Strolls, Park Adventures, and Riverboat Magic
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$63

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$ 17

Deco Boutique Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

19 - 23 min

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Dania Beach Pier
Sun shelter & fish-cleaning tables on a 900-ft-long wooden pier with a fish restaurant on the beach.
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Free
35 - 42 min

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Tree Tops Park
Nature trails, horseback riding, boating, fishing & wildlife observation at a green, marshland park.
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Free
32 - 39 min

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Jungle Queen Riverboat
Vintage riverboat offering sightseeing tours of Fort Lauderdale waterways, dinner & show cruises.
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
$63
Day 3Unleashing Curiosity at the Museum of Discovery and Science, and Butterfly World
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$123

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$ 17

Deco Boutique Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

13 - 16 min

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Museum of Discovery and Science
Downtown facility offering interactive exhibits for kids & adults, eco-center & giant IMAX theater.
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
$43
27 - 33 min

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Butterfly World
Vibrant venue featuring a botanical garden with butterflies & birds plus an insect museum & more.
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
$80
Day 4Sandy Delights at Las Olas Beach and Pompano Beach Fisher Family Pier
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$0

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$ 17

Deco Boutique Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

5 - 6 min

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Las Olas Beach
This busy public beach offers white sand & palm trees, plus restaurants, lodging & stores.
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free
25 - 30 min

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Pompano Beach Fisher Family Pier
Public fishing pier popular for dawn & sunset strolls, with resident pelicans & ocean views.
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Free
Day 5Beach Bliss at Fort Lauderdale Beach
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$0

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$ 11

Deco Boutique Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

9 - 11 min

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Fort Lauderdale Beach
7+ miles of sandy oceanfront featuring water sports & a promenade plus access to shopping & dining.
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Free
Day 6Island Escape at Beaches Turks & Caicos and Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
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$15

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$ 6

Deco Boutique Hotel

Depart from your stay 🏨

Beaches Turks & Caicos
Sprawling beachfront resort offering 20 restaurants & 12 bars, plus a water park & 6 outdoor pools.
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Free
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park
Featuring a freshwater lagoon, this diverse wildlife habitat offers hiking, fishing & more.
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
$15

Budget breakdown: $351 In total

Activities & Food:$263
Transport:$88